Long‑term data also show that earlier initiation of ORKAMBI reduces the rate of pulmonary exacerbations.
For patients treated for up to 48 weeks with ORKAMBI, the event rate per year of pulmonary exacerbations
(0.64; 95% CI: 0.55, 0.76) was lower than that in patients who received 24 weeks of placebo in TRAFFIC
or TRANSPORT followed by up to 24 weeks of ORKAMBI in PROGRESS (0.96; 95% CI: 0.79, 1.17).1
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